Vietnam hospital dumped 63 tons of untreated waste near waterway: officials

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Vietnam hospital dumped 63 tons of untreated waste near waterway: officials

Environment officials in Tay Ninh Province in southern Vietnam have finished collecting the untreated medical waste buried illegally by a hospital, and it totaled 63 metric tons, ten times more than the amount the hospital had reported.

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Three fined for illegal dredging of sand

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

Three fined for illegal dredging of sand

Inspectors from the southern Ben Tre Province's natural resources and environment department today fined three persons a total of VND110 million ($5,080) for illegally dredging sand from the Tien River.

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Paper firm gets deadline to reduce sewage discharge

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

Paper firm gets deadline to reduce sewage discharge

The An Hoa paper company was found discharging sewage more than the permitted level, Pham Van Luong, deputy director of Tuyen Quang Province's Natural Resource and Environment Department, said.

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Capital urges crackdown on mineral exploitation

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VietnamNet English 4 month(s) ago

Capital urges crackdown on mineral exploitation

VietNamNet Bridge – The Ha Noi Natural Resources and Environment Department has called for tightening measures for managing and handling violations of illegal mineral exploitation in the city.

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Capital urges crackdown on mineral exploitation

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VietNam News English 4 month(s) ago

The Ha Noi Natural Resources and Environment Department has called for tightening measures for managing and handling violations of illegal mineral exploitation in the city.

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Factory dust causes environmental problem in Tuyen Quang

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VietnamNet English 10 month(s) ago

Factory dust causes environmental problem in Tuyen Quang

VietNamNet Bridge – The people in Binh Man Hamlet of Son Duong District in Tuyen Quang Province have been living with kaolin dust for the last eight years. But the provincial environment department does not seem to be aware of the problem.

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Firms suspended for polluting

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VietNam News English 10 month(s) ago

The Natural Resources and Environment Department in the southern province of Tay Ninh has decided to temporarily suspend operation of 44 tapioca and rubber manufacturers for violating environmental regulations.

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Cement company fined for noise pollution

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VietNam News English 11 month(s) ago

The Natural Resources and Environment Department of the central province of Quang Binh yesterday fined a company VND120 million (US$5,700) for causing noise pollution.

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Firm told to deal with toxic substance threat

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VietnamNet English 11 month(s) ago

Firm told to deal with toxic substance threat

VietNamNet Bridge – The Cuu Long Investment Joint Stock Company has been instructed to deal with 6,900 litres polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) transformer oil it has stored in a warehouse at Cai Lan Port since late 2007.

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Firm told to deal with toxic substance threat

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Báo Dân Trí English 11 month(s) ago

Firm told to deal with toxic substance threat

The Cuu Long Investment Joint Stock Company has been instructed to deal with 6,900 litres polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) transformer oil it has stored in a warehouse at Cai Lan Port since late 2007.

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Firm told to deal with toxic substance threat

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Apartment buyers denied land rights

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VietNam News English 12 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Apartment buyers denied land rights

More than 36,000 apartment buyers in Ha Noi have been denied vital land-use right certificates because the sellers have not completed legal documents, said vice director of the city's Natural Resources and Environment Department, Nguyen Huu Nghia.

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Water pollution disrupts lives of Phu Tho residents

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VietNam News English 12 month(s) ago

Water pollution has disrupted the daily lives, as well as agricultural production, for over 1,200 households in My Lung Commune.

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Pesticide cleanup halted after residents spot water leak

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VietnamNet English 12 month(s) ago

Pesticide cleanup halted after residents spot water leak

VietNamNet Bridge – The Natural Resources and Environment Department of central Thanh Hoa Province temporarily suspended Nicotex Thanh Thai Company from treating 709 tonnes of pesticide-contaminated soil in Cam Thuy District's Cam Van Commune after local residents' complaints.

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Pesticide cleanup halted after residents spot water leak

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Báo Dân Trí English 12 month(s) ago

Pesticide cleanup halted after residents spot water leak

The Natural Resources and Environment Department of central Thanh Hoa Province temporarily suspended Nicotex Thanh Thai Company from treating 709 tonnes of pesticide-contaminated soil in Cam Thuy District's Cam Van Commune after local residents' complaints.

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